Project Finance Practitioner Certificate e-Learning

Euromoney Learning Solutions

How long?

  • online
  • on demand

Euromoney Learning Solutions

Disclaimer

Coursalytics is an independent platform to find, compare, and book executive courses. Coursalytics is not endorsed by, sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with any business school or university.

Full disclaimer.

Reviews

Comprehensive course analysis

Unbiased reviews from past participants
Global companies alumni of this course worked for
Positions of participants who took this course
Countries where most past participants are from
FREE
Individual needs analysis
Order for $20.00

About the course

Our two best selling Project Finance eLearning courses in one

For anyone entering or consolidating a project finance career, this course comprehensively covers both project finance theory and modelling skills and provides a substantial knowledge and skill base that will take 3-5 years off the learning curve in a matter of weeks.

This certification requires the completion of two on-line courses:

  • Project Finance eLearning (40 hours)
  • Mastering Project Finance Models eLearning (40 hours)

In the Project Finance section, delegates will learn about:

  • Identifying and mitigating key risks
  • Structuring the various elements of a finance package including identifying sources of finance, debt sizing, debt structuring, covenants, lender security, inter-creditor arrangements, key metrics such as DSCR, LLCR, PLCR, IRR etc.
  • Negotiating key terms in a revenue agreement such as an Off-take Contract or other “Availability” type contracts.
  • Negotiating key terms in an EPC, O&M and Input Supply Contract
  • Negotiating key terms in a credit agreement
  • Risk characteristics of the major project finance sectors

In the Mastering Project Finance Models section, delegates will build a project finance model with:

  • monthly construction drawdowns
  • two tranches of construction debt
  • flexibility to choose one of three drawdown options i.e. equity first, pro-rata debt and equity drawdown, equity on completion
  • two tranches of term debt with the flexibility to model interest only periods, quarterly inputs for base rate, margins, hedging percentage and swap rates. You will also be able to model quarterly, semi-annual or annual repayment profiles
  • debt service reserve with the flexibility to model a 3, 6, 9 or 12 month reserve
  • revenues and operating costs with indexation
  • a major maintenance reserve with progressive build up of funds and flexibility to change the period over which it is built up
  • a detailed depreciation schedule with the flexibility to use straight line depreciation, accelerated depreciation, no depreciation or immediate write-offs.
  • Project cashflow analysis with all the key metrics e.g. DSCR, LLCR, PLCR, IRR, Payback periods, distribution lock-up
  • Financial statements (both quarterly and annual)

In addition, they will learn about modelling best practice, Excel tips and tricks, and how to carry out sensitivity analysis, scenario analysis and break-even analysis.

Agenda

The course is available on-demand and is self-paced. Participants have 12 months to complete both courses and qualify for the certification. Unlimited instructor support is provided via e-mail/phone.

Project Finance (40 hours)

  • Module 1: Introduction to Project Finance

  • Module 2: Project Risks

  • Module 3: Financing Projects

  • Module 4: Revenue Agreements

  • Module 5: EPC, O&M and Input Supply Agreements

  • Module 6: Finance Documents

  • Module 7: Project Finance Sectors

Mastering Project Finance Models (40 hours)

  • Module 1: Introduction to the Course
  • Module 2: Modelling Best Practice
  • Module 3: Model Assumptions
  • Module 4: Model Building Steps and Excel Essentials
  • Module 5: Construction Costs
  • Module 6: Construction Funding
  • Module 7: Term Debt
  • Module 8: Revenues
  • Module 9: Operating Costs
  • Module 10: Major Maintenance
  • Module 11: Depreciation
  • Module 12: Working Capital
  • Module 13: Tax
  • Module 14: Project Cashflows
  • Module 15: Financial Statements
  • Module 16: Using the Model

Experts

Atul Ahaja

Atul has worked as a senior project financier with Australian, Japanese and French banks for over 15 years. He has core expertise in structuring debt and equity for infrastructure projects (toll roads, airports, rail, pipelines), public private partnerships (schools, convention centres, hospitals...

Videos and materials

Project Finance Practitioner Certificate e-Learning at Euromoney Learning Solutions

From  3550 GBP$4,783

Something went wrong. We're trying to fix this error.

Thank you for your application

We will contact the provider to ensure that seats are available and, if there is an admissions process, that you satisfy any requirements or prerequisites.

We may ask you for additional information.

To finalize your enrollment we will be in touch shortly.

Disclaimer

Coursalytics is an independent platform to find, compare, and book executive courses. Coursalytics is not endorsed by, sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with any business school or university.

Full disclaimer.

Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.

We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.